World War II begins in 1939 / Germany attacked Poland on September 1, 1939
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This is most likely the first photo of a KIA in World War II. This German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939, precisely at Hill 179, near Chojnice.

This is most likely the first photo of a KIA in World War II. This German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939, precisely at Hill 179, near Chojnice.

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Word Karaoke | Academy of American Poets - using lyrics of their favorite songs as a spring board...

Word Karaoke | Academy of American Poets - using lyrics of their favorite songs as a spring board...

Report of the International Committee of the Red Cross on its activities during the second world war (September 1, 1939 - June 30, 1947), Volumes 1 - 3...

Report of the International Committee of the Red Cross on its activities during the second world war (September 1, 1939 - June 30, 1947), Volumes 1 - 3...

On September 1, 1939, the Nazis invaded Poland. Three years later, in the small town of Zolkiew, life for Jewish 15-year-old Clara Kramer...

On September 1, 1939, the Nazis invaded Poland. Three years later, in the small town of Zolkiew, life for Jewish 15-year-old Clara Kramer...

SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 by  W.H. Auden

SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 by W.H. Auden

Look familiar? Madonna copied this look for her video "Vogue."  Vogue, September 15, 1939  Manboochers corset    Photographed by Horst P. Horst

Look familiar? Madonna copied this look for her video "Vogue." Vogue, September 15, 1939 Manboochers corset Photographed by Horst P. Horst

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SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 W.H. Auden Waves of anger and fear   Circulate over the bright  And darkened lands of the earth,   Obsessing our private lives;  The unmentionable odour of death   Offends the September night. Written at the outbreak of WW II. So relevant today.

SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 W.H. Auden Waves of anger and fear Circulate over the bright And darkened lands of the earth, Obsessing our private lives; The unmentionable odour of death Offends the September night. Written at the outbreak of WW II. So relevant today.

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